- Manchester, GB
- £10 /hr
- Available now
I am a highly creative and motivated self-starter who is passionate about all aspects of design and working in fast paced environments. Possessing invaluable expertise and qualifications,more...I am a highly creative and motivated self-starter who is passionate about all aspects of design and working in fast paced environments. Possessing invaluable expertise and qualifications, as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills, I am now looking for challenging projects to help further my career as a graphic designer.
I posses excellent Mac and PC skills (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, InDesign, Quark, Flash, DreamWeaver, Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Publisher).
Currently I am working as a freelance Graphic Designer at MPA Consulting and Michael A. Potter International, working closely with the Marketing and Business Support Teams on a variety of web and print based projects. Most recently, I have been working on flash banners and websites, email newsletters, exhibition stands, corporate stationery, brochures, promotional leaflets and newspaper adverts.
Area Covered: Manchester and North West England
Work Experience Summary: 10/08/2009 - date
Freelance Web and Print Designer
As the sole designer at MPA, I have been working on a range of print and web projects including flash banners, exhibition stands and stationery such as business cards and letter headed paper. I am also in charge of rebranding their UK and international training and corporate brochures.
10/12/2008 • 22/02/2009
I was in charge of designing email and print based advertising campaigns and brochures for Mailsure IT, a company that specialises in providing IT support and services to small and medium businesses.
10/10/2007 • 10/10/2008
Pareto Law Plc
It was my responsibility to create an identity for Pareto that would appeal to all of their diverse market. My duties included designing and updating their website, designing flash banners, and designing corporate stationery and literature such as business cards, brochures, catalogues and exhibition stands. I was also responsible for email marketing.
15/08/2007 - 20/10/2007
Freelance Web Designer
Contacting the World is a global event organised by Contact Theatre. I designed the Contacting the World website and created postcards and other giveaways to promote the event.
14/05/2007 • 11/06/2007
Graphic Designer Work Experience
I designed promotional materials such as brochures, spreads, posters and packaging, and I created flat graphics for the Wirral tourist website.
19/07/2006 - 28/07/2006
Raid Associates Ltd.
Junior Designer Work Experience
I created the logo for TRL, a Manchester based transport research company. I also designed flat artwork for the Strongbow website and web pages for the Lost Art online shop.
Education Summary: 9/2004 - 6/2007
The University of Salford
Ba (Hons) Graphic Design
9/2001 - 7/2002
Roundhay Sixth Form AS Levels
Art, Business Studies, Design Technology, Media Studies.
9/2002 - 7/2003
Roundhay Sixth Form A2 Levels
Art, Design Technology, Media Studies.